Theater J, as part of the Edlavitch DCJCC, embraces inclusion in all of its programs and activities. Theater J strives to make our productions accessible to all by providing the following to meet the accessibility needs of our patrons and to enhance their experience at the theater. 

Accessible Seating

The Edlavitch DCJCC has ramp access from the Q Street entrance and all of our restrooms are ADA accessible. In the Goldman Theater, removable seats provide patrons with the opportunity to be seated with their companions while sitting in their wheelchair. Please inform the Ticket Office of your needs at the time of ticket purchase and indicate if companion seats are required as well. Call 202.777.3210 or email

Assistive Listening
Assistive Listening devices are free-of-charge and offered on a first-come, first-served basis at all performances. They are available at the Ticket Office on the ground floor and at Concessions on the second floor.

Open Captioning
Open Captioning (OC) is offered during one performance of each Theater J production. If you would like to reserve seats which are set aside for optimal OC viewing please contact the Ticket Office at or 202.777.3210.

OC dates for 2019-2020 are:

Love Sick                                                September 22 at 7:30 PM
Edward Albee’s Occupant                      November 24 at 7:30 PM
Sheltered                                                January 26 at 7:30 PM
The Wanderers                                       March 8 at 7:30 PM
Becoming Dr. Ruth                                 April 12 at 7:30 PM
Compulsion or the House Behind          June 21 at 7:30 PM

Large Print Programs
Please call 202.777.3210 at least 48 hours prior to your performance to request large print programs.